BLAIRSTOWN, NJ – Thorlabs has completed its acquisition of metrology OEM Operations Technology (Optek) for an undisclosed sum.

Optek staff will remain in Blairstown, NJ, and be renamed Thorlabs Measurement Systems.

Optek designs and manufactures video and x-ray dimensional measurement systems, including x-ray-based systems for real-time imaging of multilayer printed circuit boards and other electronics.

Thorlabs serves the laser and electro-optics research market.

“We are excited to add the Optek metrology solutions to our portfolio,” said Ike Jariel, GM of the newly formed Thorlabs entity. “Their video imagers have been employed by our internal quality assurance teams for many years, and hence, we look forward to making these advanced metrology solutions and components available to our customer base.”


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